Buzz·Posted on Apr 21, 201617 Times The Women Of "Grey's Anatomy" Made You Want To Conquer The WorldThey don't have time for your shit.by Alanna BennettBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. When Izzie gave this straight-up ICONIC speech in response to misogyny in the workplace. ABC / Via avatarjason.tumblr.com 2. When Addison made it clear she didn't give a shit what other people were saying about her. ABC / Via addisonmontgomery.co.vu 3. When Meredith found her true passion in life, and that it was surgery. ABC / Via tawdrysquid.tumblr.com 4. When Erica came into her sexuality and really realized for the first time that she was a lesbian. ABC / Via leasmichelesarfati.tumblr.com 5. Literally whenever Meredith and Cristina proved that you can do anything with the right friend by your side. ABC / Via farklesrileys.tumblr.com 6. Because it's way more fun with a conspirator. ABC / Via amusementforme.tumblr.com 7. When Meredith SHUT DOWN Derek's attempts to slut-shame her. ABC / Via marcelsgerard-deactivated201405.tumblr.com 8. When Meredith could finally be proud of her mother's legacy — as she worked to catch up to it. ABC / Via fraser-grey.tumblr.com 9. When Cristina laid down the law and told Meredith to pick herself. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF ABC / Via tumblr.com 10. And when Meredith took her advice to heart even when Cristina wasn't around anymore. ABC / Via rooneymara.tumblr.com 11. Anytime one of the women reveled in their own confidence. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF ABC 12. When Amelia preached resilience. ABC 13. And pretty much whenever one of them soldiered through their (many!) heartbreaks. ABC / Via luisasalvers.tumblr.com 14. When Cristina waved away reductive compliments. ABC / Via noahshal.tumblr.com 15. When Meredith stood up to her own trauma and actively worked to better herself. ABC / Via seriestvquotes.tumblr.com 16. Literally whenever one of these women made leaps and bounds in medical history. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF ABC 17. And, of course, when Cristina demanded that we all be FIRE. ABC / Via phoenixx-renaissance.tumblr.com Will do, Cristina. WILL. DO.